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By Popular Demand: “Votes for Women” Suffrage Pictures, 1850 - 1920

By Linda C. Joseph - Posted Mar 15, 2009
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For March 15, 2009: At the "Votes for Women" Suffrage Pictures, 1850 – 1920 site in the Library of Congress’ American Memory Collection, students researching Women's History Month can find a selection of portraits featuring leaders of the suffrage movement including, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Julia Ward Howe, and Mary Church Terrell. There are also pictures of suffrage parades, picketing, and cartoons. The special presentation One Hundred Years toward Suffrage, from 1776-1923, provides interesting highlights of women in American history. Teachers and students will want to use the Collection Connections to dig deeper into the suffrage movement.

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